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Creative Wireless Headphones SL3100 Provides Great Versatility With Wired/Wireless Option

Patenting-Pending Dual Mode Technology Enables SL3100 To Continue Working Via Wired Connection When Batteries Run Out For Wireless Connectivity

SINGAPORE - May 24, 2006 - Creative Technology Ltd. (NASDAQ: CREAF), a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products, today announced the Creative SL3100 Wireless Headphones which uses both Bluetooth technology and its patent-pending Dual Mode technology to provide for up to 8 hours* of wireless audio pleasure. It will be available in Singapore this month for US$129.00.

The Creative SL3100 Wireless Headphones adds a great level of convenience to users' digital lifestyle as it is equipped with an audio transmitter that operates wirelessly up to a range of 10m*. With Bluetooth technology's Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) and Adaptive Frequency Hopping (AFH) that reduces static interference from other devices that share the same ISM band, users can listen to their music wirelessly as it stay pristine even when they go mobile.

Coupled with 40 mm Neodymium transducers and an audio sampling frequency of 48 kHz, which is higher than the average CD quality of 44.1 kHz, the Creative SL3100 Wireless Headphones provides an audio quality experience that is nothing short of superb.

Other features include the built-in rechargeable Li-Ion battery which provides maximum convenience. Not only that, the Creative SL3100 Wireless Headphones will power itself off when the Bluetooth link is dropped.

For greater ease-of-use, the built-in volume and track controls enables intuitive remote control of compatible Creative MP3 players, including the ZEN Micro, ZEN MicroPhoto, ZEN, ZEN Neeon, ZEN Vision and ZEN Vision:M when they are paired with the Creative SL3100 Wireless Headphones.

Two types of interchangeable ear cushions - sponge and leatherette - allow users to choose their preference and change whenever they wish. The headphone driver is attached to the earcup via a ball joint which provides a greater degree of movement flexibility, while the cushion can cup onto ears better, providing better comfort and sound.

Pricing and Availability
The Creative SL3100 Wireless Headphones will be available this month at retail stores in Singapore for US$129.00. The standard package consists of a pair of stereo headphones, audio transmitter, AC-DC power adapter, audio cable, additional pair of leatherette earcup cushions and user guide. For more information, please visit


About Creative
Creative (NASDAQ: CREAF) is a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products for PC users. Famous for its Sound Blaster® sound cards and for launching the multimedia revolution, Creative is now driving digital entertainment on the PC platform with products like its highly acclaimed ZEN™ and MuVo® portable audio players. Creative's innovative hardware, proprietary technology, applications and services leverage the Internet, enabling consumers to experience high-quality digital entertainment -- anytime, anywhere.